Student Excellence Fellows are District 200 educators who have:

Fall 2021 Grant recipients and Fund-a-Classroom campaign recipients are listed first.

Following the recent recipients is the full list of Student Excellence Fellows.

Educators are listed alphabetically by school, along with their Fellow “qualifications.” Feel free to reach out to learn more about their work. Each of them have benefitted from the work of the Foundation in various ways and can speak to how you might get involved as well.

RECENT
Fall 2021 Grant Recipients
Successful Fund-a-Classroom Campaigns

SchoolEducatorGrant / FACPurpose
EmersonErin YoungFACmagnetic letters for Kindergarten classroom
FranklinCheryl HasenjaegerFACMath Lab classroom supplies
HawthorneHolly ZimmergrantLLC Improvement – Lounge seating
HubbleKelly MoranFACHigh Quality Literature for 8th Grade Classroom Libraries
HubbleLisa StollardgrantScience World Magazine for 6th Grade Team and Choices Magazine for Health Department (6, 7 and 8th Grade)
LincolnCandace HsugrantA Classroom Library for Diverse Learners – 8 sets of 4 titles
LincolnStephanie KorntheuergrantEnriching Multilingual Learners to Excel in Literacy (resource boxes, learning materials, and books)
MonroeSara AghazadehgrantSummer reads: books for 6th graders to take home
Pleasant HillAnnie MurraygrantMobile Standing Desk/Stool – 3rd grade flexible seating consistent w/COVID restrictions
Pleasant HillJennifer RathFACFlexible Seating, Play, and Movement Equipment for Kindergarten Classroom
Pleasant HillKathleen MorgangrantCounting cubes and materials
SandburgTheresa RindtgrantSEL Through Story-Based Learning – Books with SEL focus
WashingtonLauren HrunekFACHokki Stools for 5th Grade Classroom
WNHSColleen WiegmangrantProviding Barrier-Free Learning Workspaces with Collaborative and Flexible Seating – Tables/chairs in Biology classroom
WWSHSJacqueline VasquezgrantProgram Flexible Learning Environment – Flexible seating, greenery, storage and lighting for SKILLS (Emotional Disability Support) Classroom
WWSHSPhil CulcasigrantThe Digital Anatomy Classroom – TV monitor
WhittierLindsey DantinograntDash Robots – Robots for coding in LLC
WhittierSara GarnerFACPicture Book Sets for March Book Madness in the LLC
WiesbrookBreanna MogkFACStory Champs language curriculum
WiesbrookLisa ZinkgrantLLC flexible furnishings and technology
WiesbrookLisa ZinkgrantIncreasing Social Emotional Learning and Empathy through Literature (books)

ALL Fellows 2015-2021

SchoolEducatorStudent Excellence GrantFund-a-ClassroomDistinguished Educator
BowerAlexis MahlerSpring 2021, Fall 2016
BowerEileen ThorpFall 2018
BowerKatina Kastrantas2018
BowerKimberly ZamskySpring 2016
BowerKristin BagleyFall 2016
BowerMelissa LamkinFAC
BowerSue ZurekSpring 2021
EdisonAmanda Austin2017
EdisonAmy Schwartz2017
EdisonBrian WiewioraFAC
EdisonChristine Carey2020
EdisonClaire Annes2016, 2017
EdisonJanelle Engle (Humann)FAC
EdisonJasmine ShamsuddinSpring 2017
EdisonKori WentzloffSpring 2018
EdisonLauryn HumphrisFall 2019
EdisonMichael PfileFAC
EdisonSavanna Dempsey (Schillinger)2016
EdisonStephanie IncrocciFAC
EmersonAndrea KleveFAC
EmersonCatherine PrangeSpring 2016
EmersonErin YoungFall 2017, Fall 20162021
EmersonJen Wecker2021
EmersonJessica BergrenFall 2019 (Lincoln)2017 (Franklin)
EmersonKerry Holy2017
EmersonRachel StonebergFAC
EmersonSharri MosesFAC
FranklinAnna KimFall 2015
FranklinCarl Francik2017
FranklinCheryl Hasenjaeger2021
FranklinChristopher GrodoskiSpring 2018
FranklinJenna DorshorstFall 2015
FranklinKristin HughesFall 2017
FranklinLaine PehtaSpring 2021
FranklinLisa DohertyFall 2015
FranklinLiz SimpsonFall 2017
FranklinMaggie HammerFall 2016
FranklinRyan Bonnamy2017
HawthorneAmy Janavich2017
HawthorneAshley YoungSpring 2018, Spring 2016
HawthorneDanielle MoranFall 2018
HawthorneHolly ZimmerFall 2021
HawthorneJanet HeppeSpring 2016
HawthorneJulie SchubertFall 2016
HawthorneKimberly TheodoreFall 20182018
HawthorneMichelle Fitzenreider2017
HawthorneTracy HollandSpring 2017, Fall 20192017
HubbleAndrew BalzerFall 2017
HubbleEdilvergel QuetuaFall 20152018
HubbleHeather CacioppoSpring 2021FAC
HubbleKelly Moran2021
HubbleKelsey CzerwinskiSpring 2019
HubbleKristin DiazSpring 2020FAC
HubbleLisa StollardFall 2021
HubbleMark Hiben2018
HubbleMichael Mowell2017
HubblePatrick BresnahanFall 2018, Spring 2018
HubbleRaeEllen WebsterSpring 2019
HubbleSarah MenichFall 20192019
JeffersonDebra DennigerSpring 2018
JeffersonKris StoffelsFall 2015
JeffersonKrista PetrilliFall 2015 
JeffersonMary IffertSpring 2016
JeffersonStephanie ZentnerFall 2017
JohnsonDeborah EarnstSpring 2016
JohnsonDisa Messina (Loizzo)Spring 2017
JohnsonGail LoBueFall 20182017
JohnsonJessica NovakowskiSpring 2020, Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016FAC
JohnsonKatie GaborSpring 2021
JohnsonLauren Strickland2017
JohnsonLiana WaldronSpring 2016
JohnsonNina GianfrancescoSpring 2017
JohnsonTracy JeffreyFall 2019
LincolnBrittany ReidFall 2018
LincolnCandace HsuFall 2021
LincolnEllen TherensFAC
LincolnJoanna Wsol2018
LincolnKelly GiacoloFall 2018
LincolnLauren LichtenbergSpring 2020
LincolnNicole Kappelman2017
LincolnSarah PetersonFall 2019, Spring 2017, Spring 2016
LincolnStephanie KorntheuerFall 2021
LongfellowBarbara AndersonSpring 2016
LongfellowDeborah HoulihanFall 2017
LongfellowJenna Riordan (now Fitzwater)2018
LongfellowKatherine EkstrandFall 2017, Fall 2015
LongfellowNancy NicholsonFall 2015
LongfellowRebecca HuffSpring 2017
LongfellowTaryn PariseFall 2015
LowellAnne Marie McDonaldFall 2016
LowellBrooke ThurstonSpring 2021
LowellKelly WoodsSpring 2019, Fall 2015
LowellLaura BaumannSpring 2018
LowellMary CarlsonSpring 2016
MadisonAditi AcharyaSpring 2017
MadisonErin BarnhamFall 2015 (Longfellow)
MadisonJamie BealFAC
MadisonJordan YiSpring 2020
MadisonLaura AguilarFAC
MadisonTom GraceSpring 2016
Madison Lisa Feeley2019
MonroeBecky RauenFAC
MonroeDawn Radford2018
MonroeJeff Novak2019
MonroeJulie Michalak2021
MonroeKatelyn PolizziSpring 2018
MonroeKimberly Minarich2018
MonroeKristine Sierakowski2018, 2017, 2016
MonroeLee Prior2020
MonroeLucia BakerFAC
MonroeMeg Bohr2018
MonroeMichelle O’Rourke2018
MonroeSara AghazadehFall 2021
MonroeTammy ScioliFAC
MultipleMegan GitterSpring 2021
Pleasant HillAnnie MurrayFall 20212020
Pleasant HillBetsy PrangeFall 201620192019
Pleasant HillDeborah VernettiSpring 2019
Pleasant HillEstefany Rozo OlayaSpring 2020
Pleasant HillJennifer RathFall 20192021
Pleasant HillJuliana NielsenSpring 2021
Pleasant HillKathleen MorganFall 2021
Pleasant HillLaura Bellanca2021 (Virtual Academy)
Pleasant HillMary CollinsSpring 2016
Pleasant HillMelissa SenderFall 2015
Pleasant HillRenee KlopfensteinSpring 2021
Pleasant HillStephen SlatesFall 2016
SandburgBecky MisulonasSpring 2020, Fall 2018FAC
SandburgLynn FoerstelSpring 16
SandburgMaria GeorganasFall 2016
SandburgTheresa RindtFall 2021, Spring 2016
TransitionDeborah ThomasFall 2017
WashingtonAmy KovarikFall 2017
WashingtonAngela SheppardSpring 2021
WashingtonCara SwitalskiFAC
WashingtonDon CasperSpring 2017
WashingtonJennifer Coover2018
WashingtonKrista LipniskySpring 2017, Fall 2015
WashingtonKrystn WeisheitSpring 2019, Fall 2017, Spring 2017
WashingtonLauren HrunekFall 20192021
WashingtonMary SchlickSpring 2016
WNHSAllie RavanesiFall 2019
WNHSColin MurphySpring 2017
WNHSColleen WiegmanFall 2021
WNHSEllen MurphySpring 2017
WNHSErin Moodie2021
WNHSGianna Costa2015
WNHSHayley LotspeichFall 2019
WNHSHeather GoslingSpring 2019
WNHSJohn Noe IV2018
WNHSKevin Formanski2018
WNHSKirsten AndersonFall 2018, Spring 2016 (Johnson)
WNHSKyle Padera2020
WNHSLaura ScottFAC
WNHSMehret AsgedomSpring 2020 (Franklin)
WNHSMichael Neuhaus2018
WNHSMichelle Neibch2017
WNHSRobert GriegolietFall 20172016
WNHSJamie Puorto2017
WWSHSDavid Cho2019
WWSHSDr. Craig Lawrence2018
WWSHSJacqueline VasquezFall 2021
WWSHSJames BrennanFall 2019
WWSHSJames Claud2017
WWSHSJames FazioSpring 2021
WWSHSJoanne Wegscheid2016
WWSHSMalinda HolmerSpring 20212018
WWSHSMatthew SchefflerFall 2015
WWSHSPhilip CulcasiFall 2021, Spring 2019, Fall 2016, Fall 2015
WWSHSRichard Burrell2020
WWSHSRobert MunroSpring 2017
WWSHSSean NorrisSpring 2016
WhittierBarbara HoskinsSpring 2018
WhittierBarbara McPhersonFall 2015
WhittierChristine VanceSpring 2020, FY2016
WhittierCynthia MayFY2016
WhittierJill LangSpring 2020, Spring 2016 (Johnson)
WhittierKaitlin SnowFall 2016
WhittierKaylene EschbachSpring 2020
WhittierKimmie KaneFall 2019
WhittierKimberly Kern2021
WhittierLindsey DantinoFall 2021
WhittierMargaret MooreSpring 2017
WhittierMegan BostromFall 20152015
WhittierSara GarnerFall 2018, Spring 20162021
WiesbrookBarbara HoskinsSpring 2018
WiesbrookBreanna Mogk2021
WiesbrookLisa Zink2 Fall 2021, Spring 2016 (Whittier)
WiesbrookMatt SuttonSpring 2020, Spring 2019
WiesbrookMegan McNamara2016
WiesbrookSharon SiciakFall 2016
WiesbrookTaylor WilsonFAC
WiesbrookTodd Jones2016